guided hike

Largest urban forest in Brazil

Largest urban forest in Brazil

Duration:9 hours total
Includes:1 ticket and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English, French and Portuguese

About your host

I am an economist, MSc in Ecosystem Services and environmental professional who loves being outdoors. I have always enjoyed taking friends (from Brazil and abroad) out to not-so-well-known destinations in the city of Rio de Janeiro. I have also lived in Germany and Scotland and I speak four languages. I am also an experienced traveller to remote areas in Brazil, mostly in Conservation Units (e.g…
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What we’ll do

Nature and history exploration at "Pedra Branca State Park" located in the west zone of the city, 50 km away from Zona Sul. This is one of the largest parks in urban areas in the world and we will visit sites that are beautiful, rich in wildlife and that carry powerful stories behind the hills and valleys. The circuit is part of the "Transcarioca" trails. Shoes are recommended (boots are not…

What else you should know

The hiking to the Quilombo Rock is pleasant but long (18km return hike). No need to be an athlete or regular hiker but this is not a regular park walk :) Let me know if you have any questions.

What I’ll provide

Tickets
The Park does not charge entrance fee.
Transportation
Transportation costs are included (all covered by me)

What to bring

Snacks and drinking water bottle to spend the day outdoors
Insect repellent and sun protection lotion
Bathing suit (waterfall on the way back)
Proper shoes and socks (boots are not required)
Plastic bag to collect your litter
Felipe
guided hike
₹2,130 per person
₹2,130 per person